The Health and Safety (Gas) (Guernsey) Ordinance 2006, place duties on gas consumers, installers, suppliers and landlords.
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- Anyone carrying out work on gas appliances or fittings as part of their business must be competent and registered with the Gas Safe Register. Only a competent person can carry out work on gas appliances or fittings.
- A person must not use any gas appliance or fittings that they know or suspect may be unsafe.
Landlord duties in rented properties
Approved Code of Practice
- The ACoP - Safety in the Installation and Use of Gas Systems and Appliances [1Mb] was produced by the Health and Safety Executive for the purpose of providing practical guidance with respect to the requirements of the Health and Safety (Gas) (Guernsey) Ordinance, 2006.
- This is also available from the Health and Safety Executive by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org.